Looking for a quick getaway? Pack a weekend bag and hit the road to the Wisconsin Dells' Autumn Harvest Fest.
The fest takes place Oct. 16 to 17 and offers a bevy of seasonal activities, including pumpkin decorating, a craft fair, farmers market, scarecrow stuffing, petting zoo, hayrides and live entertainment. Also, most of the activities are free (or super cheap.) For a complete schedule visit the fest's website.
Not so into the hay rides? Beer fans can sample Wisconsin's award-winning microbrews at the Wisconsin Dells on Tap event Saturday afternoon. Tickets to the beer event are $30 in advance or $35 at the gate. For more information about the Tap event, visit go here.
Looking for other things to do in the Dells?
High Rock Café, 232 Broadway, Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Buffalo Phil's Pizza & Grille, 150 Gasser Rd., Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Marley's Caribbean Restaurant, 1470 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy., Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Wisconsin Dells Antique Mall, S2270 Highway 12, Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Tanger Outlet Center, I-90/94, Exit 92, 1/2 mile North on Hwy. 12, 210 Gasser Rd., Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Goody Goody Gum Drop Candy Kitchens, 401 Broadway, PO Box 410, Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Black Hawk Motel, 720 Race St., Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Chula Vista Resort, 2501 N. River Rd., Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Diamond Hotel, 1630 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy., Wisconsin Dells, Wis.